The 5(ish) minute guide to Udaipur

The Udaipur that James Tod, the British Political agent to Mewar, set eyes upon in 1829, would have been significantly different from the Udaipur of today. Yet sitting up in one of the many rooftop cafes clustered around the old city, with the reflection of the lit up city palace dancing in the Pichola lake,…

It’s time for Rajasthan!

When we began travelling around the country state by state, we decided to start with some of the lesser known corners of our country. We visited southern states of Tamil Nadu and Karnataka, the interiors of Maharashtra and Madhya Pradesh and far flung corners of Bihar, Arunachal and Nagaland. 3+ years and 18 states later…

reDiscovery Podcast S4E5: Best Himalayan Treks for Beginners

Thinking of heading to the mountains ? Why not take in a trek or two … we promise it will be a brilliant experience even if you haven’t done anything like this before! In this episode of our podcast we tell you about our experience doing two beginner level day treks in the pristine mountains…

Are too many photographers ruining our festivals?

In our enthusiasm to get the best photos are we as photographers becoming less considerate of our colleagues documenting the same event and infact also of the very people we are here to photograph?

reDiscovery Podcast S4E4: How to plan a Wildlife vacation in India

Looking for something different to do on your next vacation ? Why not plan a safari vacation! We have been to many jungles around India from the parks of central India to UNESCO recognised Kaziranga in Assam to the tiger haven of Ranthambore in Rajasthan and each one of them has something special to offer….

reDiscovery Podcast S4E3: Offbeat Road Trips to Discover India

Roadtrip !!! Yep, everyone loves a good roadtrip and we are here to tell you that India has plenty of them. And no … we are not talking about Delhi to Leh or Mumbai to Goa .. both great roadtrips, but probably a bit overdone!! We are going to take you on roadtrip through some…

Kolhapur’s Pehelwani Heritage

An insight into the wrestling tradition of Kolhapur, a place that put India on the international wrestling map and gave us our first individual Olympic medal.

reDiscovery Podcast S4E2: Winter travel options!

When you aim to travel a country as vast as India, while there is always someplace new to explore and rediscover, there are many that warrant a second and sometimes third visit! In this episode we talk about our Winter Wishlist, places we have visited before but would like to return to in the winter….

The Landour List

Perched high up in the hilly Deodhar forests, with views of the Garhwal Himalayas to the north and the plains of Dehradun to the south, Landour is a world away from its downstairs neighbour, bustling Mussoorie. Six weeks of travelling around Uttarakhand, whilst full of wonderful experiences, was exhausting and we were looking forward to…